Applicants must be at least 21 years old and be a high school graduate or
possess a GED Certificate and have 45 hours of college credit from a State Accredited college.
Military/Previous Law Enforcement College Credit: Receive three (3) college credit hours up to a maximum accumulation of 15 hours for every one (1) year Active Military Duty and/or Previous Law Enforcement Experience as a licensed Police Officer.
Pay for Previous Service: One (1) Step Pay Increase for every two (2) years as a licensed Police Officer with a max of ten (10) years experience, which corresponds with Step 5 of the Pay Scale.
Applicants with the Rockwall Police Department must successfully complete the following hiring process:
Submission of completed application to the City of Rockwall Human Resources office
Pass a written examination
Oral Interview Board
Extensive background investigation
Interview with Police Chief and Command staff
Pass a psychological evaluation
Pass a job placement assessment (physical) and drug test
The hiring process takes approximately 2 â€“ 4 months